Politics

Success may be unlikely, but progressive activists say it isn’t hopeless.
The president's announcement marks the start of a contentious Senate battle.
Current federal prosecutor James Herbert said Barr "has brought shame on the department he purports to lead."
Donald Trump places 15th in the survey, trailing Bill Gates, Elon Musk, the Dalai Lama and Vladimir Putin.
Republicans notoriously refused to meet with Merrick Garland as part of thwarting his nomination to the Supreme Court in 2016.
The reliably conservative judge is an ideological heir to the late Justice Antonin Scalia.
Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation would move the nation dramatically right for a generation and "harm millions of Americans," said VP candidate Sen. Kamala Harris.
The ad campaign reportedly touts the "new normal" even as American COVID death toll soars past 200,000.
Video featuring "Hamilton" cast is part of the We All Vote project aimed at getting younger voters to the polls.
Trump is expected to name Amy Coney Barrett to the nation's highest court.